Chapel Services

Chapel services for Michaelmas Term 2018

Members of the public are welcome to attend services in Chapel.

Members and friends of the Balliol community of all faiths and none are warmly welcomed to share in a period of silent stillness in Chapel at 5.30pm each Thursday this term.  

The Roman Catholic Mass will be celebrated in Chapel at 12.15pm on Thursday 18 October and 6.00pm on Wednesday 28 November.

On All Saints Day, Thursday 1 November, a joint service with Trinity College will be held at Trinity College Chapel, time TBC.

This term the Chapel collections will be donated the Porch Steppin’ Stone Centre, a local charity supporting Oxford’s homeless and poorly housed population.

The main Sunday service is in the evening at 5.30pm, as follows:

7 October


Kristina Arriaga de Bucholz (Commissioner, United States Commission on International Religious Freedom)

Chapel Supper follows in the Old Common Room

14 October


The Revd Susannah Reide (Associate Priest, Parish of Cowley St John)

21 October

The Revd Dave Bell (Vicar, Benefice of Silsoe, Flitton & Pulloxhill)

28 October


The Revd Professor Judith Brown (Fellow Emeritus of Balliol)

4 November


The Revd Dr John Binns (Visiting Professor, Institute for Orthodox Christian Studies, Cambridge)

11 November

Remembrance Sunday: Evensong

The Chaplain

18 November


The Very Revd Oswald McBride OSB (Prior and Chaplain, St Benet’s Hall)

25 November

Carol Service

The Chaplain